Archive for October, 2018

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The Business Cards of American Psycho | Hoban Cards

The business card scene in American Psycho most famous business cards in cinematic history. Here, we'll break down each card, what makes them unique, and how you can get your own custom rendition of some of these popular cards.

https://hobancards.com/american-psycho-business-cards

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Quick note to The Onion, Cleveland’s elevated sewers are actually a thing.

Yes, we’re making a huge water-quality and infrastructure investment in Northeast Ohio which will indeed “serve the needs of local residents through the 21st century and beyond.” And no, Onion, it’s…

https://medium.com/@neorsd/lol-um-onion-clevelands-elevated-sewers-are-actually-a-thing-2f8dff5c6423?_referrer=twitter

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Cleveland Finishes Construction On New Elevated Sewer System

CLEVELAND—Saying the bold new infrastructure project would serve the needs of local residents through the 21st century and beyond, city officials announced Monday that work was finally complete on Cleveland’s long-awaited elevated sewer system.

https://www.theonion.com/cleveland-finishes-construction-on-new-elevated-sewer-s-1823332951

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@JarvisChi: “If you don't think clothing is important, try to go to work without it.” New story: https://t.co/fCahvSFgyy https://t.co/iqfbXS0lJ8 favorite

https://twitter.com/224690182/status/1056992973345439745

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Unslacking Tideways Company — beberlei.de

Blog of Benjamin Eberlei, covering a wide range of programming, bootstrapping and entrepreneurial topics

https://beberlei.de/2018/10/28/unslacking_tideways_company.html

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Adactio: Journal—Service workers and videos in Safari

Diagnosing a video playback issue in Safari, thanks to a timely blog post.

https://adactio.com/journal/14452

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Adactio: Journal—Service workers and browser extensions

If you’ve got a service worker issue, it might not be a problem with your code.

https://adactio.com/journal/14451

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@stephaniemalley: We are writers! Check out these amazing small moment stories! #TCRWP https://t.co/kB2BeHzGwZ favorite

https://twitter.com/519987661/status/1055445022714351617

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The Every Day Calendar by Simone Giertz —Kickstarter

Simone Giertz is raising funds for The Every Day Calendar on Kickstarter! A personal gold star system for your habits

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/simonegiertz/the-every-day-calendar

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Our Letterpress Process | Hoban Cards

From a digital file to the final packaging, this short, fast paced video gives you a glimpse of the process we go through to produce our letterpress printed calling cards at Hoban Cards.

https://hobancards.com/our-letterpress-process

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Blood money | TechCrunch

Needless to say this is a column about Saudi Arabia.

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/21/blood-money/

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How Newt Gingrich Destroyed American Politics - The Atlantic

Newt Gingrich turned partisan battles into bloodsport, wrecked Congress, and paved the way for Trump’s rise. Now he’s reveling in his achievements.

https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2018/11/newt-gingrich-says-youre-welcome/570832/

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The end for historic Chagrin River paper mill | cleveland.com

A shortage of financing, investors and tenants brings and end to plans for the last water-powered paper mill on the Chagrin River.

https://articles.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2018/10/the_end_for_historic_chagrin_river_paper_mill.amp?__twitter_impression=true

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My Bloody Valentine Plan To Release Two New Albums In the Next Year | Music News | Consequence of Sound

In an interview filmed at Super Sonic Festival, Kevin Shields said My Bloody Valentine plan to release two new albums in the next year. These projects follow the band's live comeback over the summer. Also, Shields and Brian Eno's collaborative song "The Weight of History" has been officially released.

https://consequenceofsound.net/2018/10/my-bloody-valentine-two-new-albums-brian-eno-collab/

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To Heil, or Not To Heil, When Traveling in the Third Reich

One of the first decisions any tourist had to make when crossing the German border in the mid-1930s was whether or not to “Heil Hitler.”

https://longreads.com/2018/10/10/to-heil-or-not-to-heil-when-traveling-in-the-third-reich/

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Working in quality time instead of clock time – Signal v. Noise

One of the things I love about our flexible work environment at Basecamp is the freedom to step away from something whenever I need to. Right now I’m exploring designs for a new product idea. R&D…

https://m.signalvnoise.com/working-in-quality-time-instead-of-clock-time-fda6da05fe32?source=rss----668e14b18fb1---4

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Life on the Dirtiest Block in San Francisco - The New York Times

The city’s new mayor has made cleaner streets a top priority. Residents say it will take much more than a broom to do it.

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/08/us/san-francisco-dirtiest-street-london-breed.html

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Adactio: Journal—An nth-letter selector in CSS

The latest installment in the long tradition of calling for this pseudo-element.

https://adactio.com/journal/14408

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Stereolab: Switched On / Refried Ectoplasm / Aluminum Tunes Album Review | Pitchfork

Singles and splits documented a band’s between-albums evolution during the 1990s. These compilations, remastered and reissued, document that process for one of the era’s most innovative groups.

https://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/stereolab-switched-on-refried-ectoplasm-aluminum-tunes/

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The Only True Story

In September, for the first time in nine years, I took a month off writing. I spent half of it traveling abroad, and the other half completely riveted by a particular story—a true story, one which I had always intended […]

https://www.raptitude.com/2018/10/true-story/

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Steal these ideas from the Sprout Social design team | Inside Design Blog

<p> We sat down with the team to hear about their day-to-day, the best way to get buy-in, and how to run meetings that don’t suck.</p>

https://www.invisionapp.com/inside-design/sprout-social/